Description & Technical information

Designed by: Josef Hoffmann

Executed by: Wiener Werkstätte, 1909, model no. S 1298

Crystal glass, stone-cut, ground glass stoppers, chip on stand, silver, fine bead-and-reel decoration, lock missing, very good condition

Three such carafes were produced in 1909.

Sincere thanks to Dr. Elisabeth Schmuttermeier for this information.

Date:  1909
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Austria
Medium: silver, Crystal glass
Signature: Marked: JH, WW, rose mark, Austrian hallmark - head of Diana (A for Vienna, 2 for 900/1000), AW in circle (master's mark of Adolf Wertnik)

Dimensions: 31 cm (12¹/₄ inches)

private collection, Austria

Categories: Silver